Wednesday Reviews – Week of February 26 Cataclysm: The Ultimates’ Last Stand #5 Written by Brian Michael Bendis Art by Mark Bagley Published by Marvel Finally, Age of Ultron is behind us. The biggest piece of fallout from this story was the voyage of the purple, planet-eater Galactus to Marvel’s Ultimate universe and now, we have the conclusion to the story. Bendis is THE Ultimate writer. He has written damn near every word of Ultimate Spider-Man, on top of being… Read More »
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Capes, Cowls, and the Press Democrat
Welcome to a new day for Four Colors and the start of the new PODCAST! Very excited as FC dives further into the digital age and could not have a better topic/person for the first episode. Today, I’m talking to Chip Mosher, VP Communications & Marketing for ComiXology, the “iTunes Store of digital comics.” Chip gave a great interview and shed some more light on the growing presence of digital in the life and times of comic books. So, without… Read More »
Oh man. Another Comic-Con for the books. Had an absolute blast, defintely the best Con experience I have had so far. Got to meet so many people, had the equipment to real-time a lot of the event, had some stellar interviews and an overall amazing time. Already, I cannot wait for next year. Here are the final pieces of my Comic-Con experience: Interviews with the casts of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and the Adult Swim insanity known as The Heart, She… Read More »
Currently on the road. Want to check in. The Internet has lit on fire with post-Comic-Con analysis and discussion. From the big (Superman/Batman, Avengers 2: Age of Ultron) to the small ( :01 Books released a preview of Boxers and Saints by Gene Luen Yang). I will have video and pictures tomorrow, so make sure to check in for the final report from San Diego Comic-Con 2013.
One of my Comic-Con friends, Geoffrey, just called me the Clark Kent of the future. That’s high praise. But, also, totally true. As you’ll see in the videos, I’m all done up in my formal press attire, so I look pretty Clark Kent-like. But, and this is the crazy part, he mostly said it cause I did this entire post just walking around PetCo Park on my iPad. It is crazy what technology can do. Got these two videos in… Read More »
My goodness, it is impossible to get a Wi-Fi signal at the SD Convention Center. I had to hoof it all the way to a Starbucks about 8 hlocks away, only to find out that PetCo Park has great wireless right across the street. I will be posting these as they happen tomorrow, but for today, here they are all at once. Crazy first day, gonna also have round table interviews with Patton Oswalt, Amy Sedaris and more from the… Read More »